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Coopersville Area Historical Society & Museum

363 Main St., Coopersville Mi

Museum Highlights

  • Railroad and Interurban artifacts
  • Car #8 "Merlin" - a rare, wooden-bodied interurban passenger car
  • Del Shannon Rock-n-Roll monument and memorabilia
  • Recreation of an early drugstore, with items dating back to the 1800s.
  • Full-size sawmill exhibit, circled by a running "G" gauge model logging railroad.
  • Vintage tools & logging items
  • Early 1900's one-room school
  • Many local business and household displays

Stop in and see a large and impressive model of the County Poor Farm barn that was built in the early 1930s, while it is temporarily on display at the Museum.      More info...


Take a Quick Tour of our Del Shannon Memorabilia page.


Visit the Official Del Shannon Website.




Coming Soon!


On the evening of June 29, 2017, at 6:30 pm, the Coopersville Area Historical Society

will present


 “A Documentary Film: The Poor Farm"


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Tickets for the occasion are $10 each and are now available at the Coopersville Area Historical Society Museum, Daniels Hair Salon and Budzynski Photography – all on Main Street in Coopersville.


Go to eventbrite.com to purchase online. Some tickets will also be sold at the door but since seating is limited, advance tickets are encouraged.

Museum Hours

Tuesday: 2:00 pm~5:30 pm, Wednesday: 10:00 am~2:00 pm,

Friday 1:00 pm~4:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am~4:00 pm.

Other times and group tours by appointment.